New fathers will get two weeks government funded parental leave from the 1st of January 2013. While this new payment is being called a “step in the right direction” towards fathers being given adequate financial support to bond with their newborns, some experts feel that there is a long way to go. Nina Young reports.
You could say Australian women are faring well… compared to war-ravaged, food-poor, greenhouse gas-polluted nations. By Tawar Razaghi
According to Dr Nicole Au it was found that women who were engaged in employment were more likely to gain weight than their un-employed counterparts. Joline Samawi reports.
New studies find that women are likely to experience weight gain while engaged in employment. Joline Samawi reports.
A cultural shift in Australia sees fathers wanting more work flexibility to help out at home with the young ones. Tawar Razaghi reports.
Working mothers can’t catch a break! It seems working mums are constantly in the firing line in the media. They are blamed for misbehaving kids, not paying enough attention to their children or not supporting them emotionally and what’s the crime this time? By Joline Samawi